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    Scholarships for Dummies: Common Sense Places to Look for Scholarships

    Scholarships for Dummies: Common Sense Places to Look for Scholarships
    The economy is tanking. College tuition costs are rising. And somehow, you have to pay for college. Your only hope in paying for a higher education is with scholarships. Being recognized as a valedictorian is totally out of the question. After taking the SAT three times, your results revealed limited improvement…and weren't even that great to begin with. There is no ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +83
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    10 Ways to Make Scholarship Sponsors Love You

    10 Ways to Make Scholarship Sponsors Love You
    Before you submit your scholarship application, check out these tips, provided by scholarship sponsors nationwide. Tip #1: Apply only if you are eligible. Read all the scholarship requirements and directions carefully to make sure you're eligible before you send in your application. Tip #2: Complete the application in full. If a question doesn't apply, note that on the application. Don't ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +159
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    American Legion National High School Oratorical Contest

    American Legion National High School Oratorical Contest
    The National High School Oratorical Contest is open to junior high and high school students who are under the age of 20 and citizens or lawful permanent residents of the United States. [gate] You must prepare an oration on some aspect of the U.S. Constitution, with some emphasis on the duties and obligations of citizens to our government. A complete list ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +4
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    Five Scholarship Myths

    Five Scholarship Myths
    I'm about to dispel five widespread myths about winning scholarships. Myths that have, unfortunately, prevented many deserving students from winning money for. By learning the truth behind these myths, you'll gain a better understanding of the essential "rules" of the college scholarships game. MYTH #1: "Only students with high academic achievement win merit scholarships." The Real Story: Scholarships are awarded ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +49
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    Don Kuhn Memorial Scholarship

    Don Kuhn Memorial Scholarship
    The Don Kuhn Memorial Scholarship is available to graduate students who are pursuing a career in non-profit direct / interactive marketing. [gate] You must have a minimum 3.0 GPA to be eligible for this award. Deadline: 5/31/13 Website: Don Kuhn Memorial Scholarship.
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +2
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    ADHD National Scholarship

    ADHD National Scholarship
    The ADHD National Scholarship is available to undergraduate students. [gate] You must have been diagnosed with attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder and be under the care of a licensed health care provider to be considered for this award. Selection will be based on community service, volunteer and extracurricular activities, and a personal essay describing how ADHD has impacted your life. Deadline: 3/27/13 ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +1
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    Women’s Opportunity Award

    Women’s Opportunity Award
    The Women's Opportunity Award is available to female students who have overcome enormous obstacles including poverty, domestic violence, and/or drug and alcohol abuse. [gate] You must be enrolled in an undergraduate or vocational / skills training program to be eligible for this award. Deadline: 3/27/13 Website: Women’s Opportunity Award.
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +1
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    Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes

    Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes
    The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes is available to students age 18 and younger who have organized and led a service activity that has clearly benefited other people. [gate] Your service activity must have been initiated and motivated primarily by you and cannot have been an assignment for school or work. Additionally, you must demonstrate a positive spirit and high ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +1
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    Associate Product Manager Internship

    Associate Product Manager Internship
    The Associate Product Manager Internship is open to students currently pursuing a BA/BS or MA/MS in Computer Science and graduating in 2013.[gate] Intern duties may include understanding and analyzing user needs, helping to define a product vision and strategy and working with engineers to build and launch new features. To be considered, you must have excellent written and communication skills, strong ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +1
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    Heroes' Legacy Scholarship

    Heroes' Legacy Scholarship
    The Heroes' Legacy Scholarship is available to full-time students who are the dependent children of those who have died or have become disabled through their active military service since September 11, 2001. [gate] You must be unmarried and under the age of 23 to be eligible for this award. A minimum 2.5 GPA and a 500-word essay are also required. Deadline: ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +3
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    ARA Foundation Scholarship

    ARA Foundation Scholarship
    The ARA Foundation Scholarship is available to undergraduate, graduate, and vocational / technical students. [gate] You must be employed in, or be the immediate family member of someone employed in, the equipment rental industry. Graduate students must be currently employed in the industry, and undergraduate students must be pursuing a field of study pertinent to the equipment rental industry. Deadline: 3/2/13 ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +2
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    SEED Scholar Award

    SEED Scholar Award
    The SEED Scholar Award is available high school seniors of Asian-Indian heritage with at least one parent of Indian origin. [gate] To be considered, you must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be planning to enroll as a full-time undergraduate student in a U.S. university in the Fall of 2013. Deadline: 4/30/13 Website: SEED Scholar Award.
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    How Scholarships are Judged: An Inside Look

    How Scholarships are Judged: An Inside Look
    Wouldn't it be great to know what scholarship providers look for in an application? Take an inside look at how judges pick their favorites. At First Glance The judges' first evaluation of your application is a quick one—usually only 15 to 30 seconds. Most applications don't get past this quick but important first stage. Give your application one last review ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +112
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    Doodle 4 Google

    Doodle 4 Google
    The Doodle 4 Google Contest is open to students in grades K through 12 who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. [gate] You must design and submit a Google doodle logo based around the theme "My Best Day Ever..." and submit a supporting statement of fifty words or less to qualify for this award. Four awards at $5,000; 1 at $30,000 ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +10
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    Little Family Foundation MBA Fellowship

    Little Family Foundation MBA Fellowship
    The Little Family Foundation MBA Fellowship is open to past participants of any of Junior Achievement's high school programs and to volunteers who have taught a minimum of two classes of JA's K-8 programs. [gate] You must be a college graduate and have worked in business for at least two years. You must be applying to an MBA program (full-time, one- ...
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    Web Design Internship – Marvel Entertainment

    Web Design Internship – Marvel Entertainment
    The Web Design Internship is available to full-time students. [gate] Interns will be involved in feature and wallpaper design, ad design, scanning, interface design, image selection, flash animation and graphic production. Deadline: Rolling Website: Web Design Internship – Marvel Entertainment.
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +1
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    Kate Herzog Scholarship

    Kate Herzog Scholarship
    The Kate Herzog Scholarship is available to high school seniors and college freshman and sophomores. [gate] You must submit an original, unpublished writing sample of less than 1000 words, typed and double-spaced. You must also submit a letter of recommendation from an instructor to be eligible for this award. Deadline: 3/27/13 Website: Kate Herzog Scholarship.
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +9
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    Winning a Scholarship

    Winning a Scholarship
    One of the most common questions we receive at Fastweb is how to increase your chances of winning a scholarship. To help answer these questions, Mark Kantrowitz, a nationally recognized financial expert, put together a list of tips to help you achieve scholarship search success.[gate] Kantro cautions that many of these tips may sound like common sense but, unfortunately, common sense ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +20
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    Lillian Thomason Gemar Education Internship

    Lillian Thomason Gemar Education Internship
    The Lillian Thomason Gemar Education Internship is available to graduate students interested in gaining better knowledge and hands-on experience in museum studies.[gate] You must be interested in the field of museum education to be considered for this internship. Deadline: 2/1/13 Website: Lillian Thomason Gemar Education Internship.
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +1
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    Minority Access Internship Program

    Minority Access Internship Program
    The Minority Access Internship Program is available to all undergraduate and graduate students.[gate] You must be a U.S. citizen, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and have completed at least your undergraduate freshman year. This program is intended to offer students experience in diversity and scope of career opportunities available in the federal government and other participating entities. All students are encouraged ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +4
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